Mellilä

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Not to be confused with Melilla or Mellila, Morocco.
Mellilän kunta
Former municipality
Coat of arms of Mellilän kunta
Coat of arms
Mellilä.sijainti.suomi.2008.svg
Country Finland
Province Western Finland
Region Finland Proper
Sub-region Loimaa
Merged with Loimaa January 1, 2009
Government
 • City manager Esko Rautiainen
Area
 • Total 110.62 km2 (42.71 sq mi)
 • Land 110.52 km2 (42.67 sq mi)
 • Water 0.1 km2 (0.04 sq mi)
Area rank 387th
Population (2003)
 • Total 1,252
 • Rank 401st
 • Density 11/km2 (29/sq mi)
  +2.4 % change
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Official languages Finnish
Urbanisation 44.5%
Unemployment rate 9.2%

Mellilä (Finnish pronunciation: [ˈmelːilæ]) is a former municipality of Finland. It was merged to the town of Loimaa on 1 January 2009.

It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Finland Proper region. The municipality had a population of 1,254 (2004-12-31) and covered an area of 110.62 km² of which 0.10 km² is water. The population density was 11.35 inhabitants per km².

The municipality was unilingually Finnish.

External links[edit]

Media related to Mellilä at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 60°46′45″N 22°55′30″E / 60.77917°N 22.92500°E / 60.77917; 22.92500